Executive Director of Operations
Mark joined Mantra Group in September 2006 as Group General Manager, Mantra Resorts, Hotels & Apartments. His current role, Executive Director of Operations, encompasses full operational responsibility across all three brands under the Mantra Group banner across 128 properties.
With over 30 years in the tourism and hospitality industry, Mark has extensive experience in hotel operations management including a thorough understanding of both strata and typical hotel ownership models. Mark’s background includes leadership roles as Group General Manager and Chief Executive Officer in corporate and resort style hotels.
Mark was previously a Director of the National Board of Accommodation Association of Australia (AAoA) and has formerly represented Tropical North Queensland as Regional Chairman for Hotel, Motel and Accommodation Association (the predecessor of AAoA). Most recently Mark has been appointed as a member of the AAoA State Advisory Board.
Mark also assumes the role as Board Member and Director for Ala Moana Hotel in Hawaii, is a current member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) and maintains a position on the panel of the Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF) Australia.
Mark holds a Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) from Property Training Queensland and most recently completed a Company Directors course through AICD.
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